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The Grove

What did I notice first? That the trees described a perfect circle, and I was at the center of it? That the moon I glimpsed through branches was f...

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Beyond the Elder Tree

It had seemed like a great idea at first: Timmy and one of his fellow scouts doing a wildlife survey on the small Channel Island of Mere. Two nights...

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The Favored Son

Gross sibling rivalry - Editor by Philip RobertsTwo of them watched the elder Paulk writhe on the bed. With the blinds drawn and the sun all but swal...

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The Dive

It was a beautiful brisk Manhattan autumn evening in 1984. Jimmy and Frankie were getting back on patrol from their meal. They had enjoyed a late sup...

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The Performance

The director slammed his script to the floor in disgust. This was the eighth take. The eighth time his leading actor had blown the scene. The actor...

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I Have My Addictions

They’ve questioned what happened that winter night. “Why did she turn to drugs?” “What caused her death?” “What was her mindset?” The media plastered...

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A Dash of Speilberg and Houston

My client Vyra Vixel pays me quite well. She does not want to listen or can’t bring herself to understand that David Addley does not exist.When I rec...

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They Died with their Boots On

"You could screw a woman for a pack of Lucky Strikes.” I listened.“It wasn’t the way you see it in the movies, maybe that D-Day one with what’s his n...

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